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afin de vs pour

JoanA1Kwiziq Q&A regular contributor

afin de vs pour

Are "afin de" and "pour" interchangeable?

Asked 10 months ago
CécileKwiziq team memberCorrect answer

Hi Joan,

They mean about the same thing but 'pour' (for) will be more used in everyday speech.

Afin de =  in order to,  or, so as to 

indicating a stronger intention.

Hope this helps! 

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